Cunnington joins from Kiln

Pensions Insight

Hardy Underwriting has appointed James Cunnington as head of reinsurance.

Cunnington joins from Kiln, where he spent the 11 years. James began his career on Kiln’s graduate training scheme and has specialised in reinsurance since 2004, progressing to his most recent role there as outwards reinsurance manager.

In this role, James was responsible for co-ordinating the reinsurance arrangements for multiple syndicates across a broad spectrum of business classes.

“This appointment continues to ensure that Hardy has a team of highly skilled experts, and we are confident that James will develop and drive forward growth in our reinsurance division. He is a natural leader and we look forward to welcoming him,” said Hardy director of underwriting Patrick Gage.